Another World Cup draw is set for Zurich, Switzerland on Nov. 26 (Photo courtesy of FIFA)
The draw for the 2022 World Cup intercontinental playoffs will be held in Zurich, Switzerland, on Friday, Nov. 26.
The fixtures that will determine who plays who between the AFC, Concacaf, CONMEBOL and the OFC in the contest for the last two spots at football’s flagship global event will be decided after the European playoff draw, which will start at 11 a.m. ET (5 p.m. CET). Both draws will be streamed live on FIFA.com.
The fourth place team in Concacaf will participate in the playoff.
Two intercontinental playoff matches to take place over a single leg on June 13 and 14.
The play-offs were originally scheduled to take place in March 2022 but were rescheduled to June as a result of the disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic on the scheduling of World Cup qualifiers globally.
Four years ago, Australia and Peru secured passage to the 2018 World Cup Russia via the playoffs with wins over Honduras and New Zealand, respectively.